Dispatch Rider Vacancy at British High Commission (BHC)
British High Commission (BHC)
Abuja, Nigeria
4d ago
source : MyJobNigeria


Dispatch Rider job opportunity is available at British High Commission (BHC) for individuals who possess relevant qualifications.

Main Purpose of the Job

  • To provide mail delivery services in a safe, efficient and courteous manner observing all road traffic rules, while maintaining a good tracking system for all handled mails.
  • Perform administrative duties as may be required to support the effective running of the Abuja transport operations


    Transport Services 90% :

  • Responsible for receiving and delivery of mails from / to various Diplomatic missions, government offices and private establishments
  • Collection of High Commission’s bills of various organisations.
  • Collection and delivery of daily newspapers to the High Commission.
  • Liaise with Nigerian Postal services for the High Commission
  • Keep records of incoming and outgoing mails.
  • Serve as messenger.
  • Motorbike Maintenance and Administrative Support 10% :

  • Keep accurate records of motor bike mileage, fuel consumption and maintenance work / costs
  • Perform daily inspections to ensure that all official motor bikes are road worthy and in good working order.
  • Wash / Clean official motorbikes ensuring they are clean and parked in a secured area.
  • Complete motorbike inspection checklists and promptly report any defects, faults or incidents that occur to the Transport Manager
  • Provide administrative support to the transport desk as may be required

  • Full valid Nigerian driving licence
  • No previous traffic convictions
  • A minimum of 2 years cognate despatch rider experience is required
  • Good working knowledge of Abuja
  • Basic Computer skills Microsoft Office tools
  • Must possess minimum of SSCE with 5 credits obtained in one sitting
  • Must be able to write and speak English fluently
  • Desirable Qualifications, Skills and Experience :

  • An ability to work unsupervised
  • Required Competencies

  • Making Effective Decisions, Collaborating and Partnering, Managing a Quality Service, Delivering at Pace
  • Working Hours

  • Drivers must work shifts rather than standard office hours. The nature of the job will require flexible working patterns.
  • There is a requirement to work on a rotational basis sometimes in the evening and on weekends. Overtime will be paid for additional hours worked.

    Other Benefits :

  • Learning and development opportunities (and any specific training courses to be completed) : Mandatory FCDO e-learningAccess to FCDO e-learning opportunities and formal / informal learning and development opportunities at the British High Commission
  • Report this job

    Thank you for reporting this job!

    Your feedback will help us improve the quality of our services.

    My Email
    By clicking on "Continue", I give neuvoo consent to process my data and to send me email alerts, as detailed in neuvoo's Privacy Policy . I may withdraw my consent or unsubscribe at any time.
    Application form